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the disorder." Since that time, the name has traditionally been called "Down syndrome" in North America (note that "syndrome" isn't capitalized). However, the change has taken longer to occur in Great Britain...
Down Syndrome Daily: NEISD to pilot Down syndrome reading program by Leticia V. Patient Expert Down Syndrome Daily: NEISD to pilot Down syndrome reading program :This program, designed by Sue... specifically for children with Down syndrome. The same reading program will be discussed at a two day conference
Down Syndrome Awareness Month: Breast Feeding a Baby With Down Syndrome by Lisa Patient Expert and encouragement to any new moms out there who would like to breast feed their new baby with Down syndrome. *** One of the many widely-held misconceptions about Down syndrome is that babies with Down syndrome won't...
Down Syndrome Awareness Month: Real Life With a Child With Down Syndrome by Lisa Patient Expert As Down Syndrome Awareness Month wraps up, I'd like to share some with final thoughts. A little over two years ago, my son was born with Down syndrome. In the early days and weeks, I was overcome...
Another Couple with Down syndrome to Wed- Get it Down 31 for 21: Post 11 by Jan Patient Expert Bernadette and Josh to Wed Thursday, 10/11/07 Couple with Down syndrome prepare to wed... then, there was no expectation that people with Down syndrome would do anything but sit and vegetate." Resha's daughter...
World Down Syndrome Day and Kelly's Upside Down Ball by Jan Patient Expert On March 21st, World Down Syndrome day, Robbin will be donating her hair to Locks of Love... of individuals who have a dual diagnoses of Down syndrome and cancer in Indiana. Wanna vote...
Have abortions of babies with Down syndrome gone down? by Leticia V. Patient Expert . The study indicates that there are about 6,000 diagnoses of Down syndrome each year in the United States. One in every 691 babies is born with Down syndrome. This is an increase from the previously reported...
Down syndrome and D.A.D.S.- Get it Down 31 for 21 : Post 2 by Jan Patient Expert a D.A.D.S. group! (And Both Nationals….we want to link you guys too!) Dads Appreciating Down Syndrome... px;border:none;"> Click on the button for more information on th Get It Down- 31 for 21...
Get It Down; 31 for 21 - Talent With Down Syndrome by Shannon .. Registered Nurse Michael Jurogue Johnson Painter & Illustrator Chris Burke Actor, Writer & Singer Laz D Rap Singer Click Here to see a previous post regarding Laz D's music.
Kelly's Upside Down Ball for kids with Down syndrome and Cancer by Jan Patient Expert its not too late to grab tickets to attend the ball. Go here for tickets Go here for discounts on hotel Go here for more info on the Ball.

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